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SW Ohio racino to open late this year, hoping to get ahead of competition from Dayton facility
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Friday, October 18, 2013 6:29 AM EDT
A new southwest Ohio racino has moved up its opening date to December in hopes of capitalizing on the holiday season and drawing visitors' attention before a second racino opens in the region.
The company's president says the goal is to build interest in the Lebanon facility before another racino opens further north in Dayton sometime next year.
New gambling rules allow horse tracks to add slots-like gambling. Some are renovating to add the video terminal games, while others are building new entirely tracks.
Information from: Dayton Daily News, http://www.daytondailynews.com